Wanted: Authorities seek transient man for outstanding warrants

Staff Report

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The El Dorado County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a transient man who failed to appear in court.

Jonathan Walter Laketa, 61, reportedly has lived in Placerville, South Lake Tahoe and Sacramento County but is currently listed as a transient in El Dorado County.

The El Dorado County District Attorney’s Office is seeking Jonathan Laketa.

Laketa has an outstanding felony warrant and two misdemeanor warrants totaling $130,000 for possession of a controlled substance, vandalism, bringing contraband into the jail and failure to appear after being released on his own recognizance.

Laketa is 5-foot-10 and weighs approximately 165 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.

If anyone sees Laketa, or has more information, they are advised to call 911.

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